Engebret Nilsson Noren

27 September 1899–9 December 1969 (Age 70)

The Life of Engebret Nilsson

When Engebret Nilsson Noren was born on 27 September 1899, in Norway, his father, Alfred Nilsson Noren, was 27 and his mother, Signe Alvilde Engebretsen, was 25. He married Lillian Florence French in 1924. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Oakland, Alameda, California, United States in 1910 and Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz, California, United States for about 10 years. He died on 9 December 1969, in Santa Cruz, California, United States, at the age of 70, and was buried in Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz, California, United States.

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Family Time Line

Engebret Nilsson Noren
Lillian Florence French
Marriage: 1924
Barbara J Noren
Leonard Eugene Noren
Ruth Marie Noren
Alfred Frederick Noren

Spouse and Children



    Barbara J Noren


    Leonard Eugene Noren


    Ruth Marie Noren


    Alfred Frederick Noren


Parents and Siblings



World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 1

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1900 · 1900 Norwegian Census

Age 1

Enumerates all persons in Norway on 3 Dec 1900. Also includes data of individuals on Norwegian ships. Includes names, birthdates & birthplaces, marital status, position in family, occupation, nationality etc.
1918 · Attempting to Stop the War

Age 19

To end World War I, President Wilson created a list of principles to be used as negotiations for peace among the nations. Known as The Fourteen Points, the principles were outlined in a speech on war aimed toward the idea of peace but most of the Allied forces were skeptical of this Wilsonian idealism.

Name Meaning

Swedish (Norén): ornamental compound of nor ‘north’ + the adjectival suffix -én, from Latin -enius.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Sources (3)

  • Engebret Noren, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Engebret Noren, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Englebret Noren in household of Alfred Noren, "United States Census, 1910"

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